- jokes about lynchings and racial slurs were broadcast over the plant's P.A. system
- supervisors belittled and ridiculed black employees
- nooses were displayed in the workplace
Each of the six plaintiffs were awarded $100,000 in compensatory damages and $100,000 in puntive damages.
Source: Charlotte Business Journal
Racial harassment creating a hostile work environment based on race is against both Kentucky and federal law.
Lexington, Kentucky employment lawyer Robert Abell represents individuals and employees in race discrimination and racial harassment cases.